Middle East

Exceptional service, luxury, and beautiful views. For these 10 properties, perhaps the best thing isn’t the resort itself, but the breathtaking landscapes they offer.
Of the seven species of sea turtles in the world, five are listed by the World Wildlife Fund as endangered or critically endangered. Thankfully, several tropical resorts are doing their part to...
Drive, helicopter, or float to the new St. Regis Dubai. Why Go: Comparisons between Las Vegas and Dubai come naturally. Both are major tourist destinations in the desert with dancing fountains and...
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This journey is a 17-day adventure designed to highlight both the rich traditions and vibrant modernity of the UAE, along with the unspoiled beauty of Zighy Bay in Oman and Qatar’s vision for the...
The 12-day journey allows guests to experience an authentic perspective of Israel, old and new, and provides guests with the opportunity to enjoy total immersion in the local way of life by...
EDSA, an internationally renowned, full-service planning, landscape architecture and urban design firm, currently has its imprint across the globe working on an astounding number of high-profile...
Phoenix-based travel company Exclusively Dubai is offering travelers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to enjoy a luxury golf tour of Dubai, as well as VIP access to the European Tour’s season-ending...
The Royal Beach Tel Aviv opened last month on the city’s beachfront, near its lively nightlife and entertainment. The 230-room property was designed by Harald Klein, who brought his signature urban...
Fairmont the Palm is the latest hotel to land on the Palm Jumierah, Dubai—the world’s largest artificial island, in the shape of a palm tree. The property features 381 rooms and suites, many with...
BOTSWANA Abu Camp OKAVANGO DELTA Completely revamped in 2011, this 20-year-old camp remains the best lodge for hands-on interaction with African elephants. Join Abu’s herd for a ride or walk through...
Tense flights, knotty security lines, nagging electronic devices: By the time travelers arrive at a destination, they are less in need of pampering than they are desperate for an antidote to travel...
As might be expected from a designer whose creative influences include comic John Cleese and fellow designer Philippe Starck, the mood set by Olga Polizzi at the Rocco Forte Hotel Abu Dhabi ranges...
The sheiks in Abu Dhabi witnessed the transformation of Dubai, its fellow United Arab Emirate, from a sleepy, sandy town into a tourist destination of mind-boggling proportions. Inspired by Dubai’s...
Built to resemble a sheikh’s royal summer retreat, Al Qasr features intricate mosaics, panels, and Arabian antique furnishings in its palatial public spaces and guest rooms. Each of the rooms has a...
From their perch atop the highest of Amman’s seven hills, guests by the pool at the Four Seasons can gaze on the expanse of whitewashed structures that earned Jordan’s largest metropolis its nickname...
At the Four Seasons Hotel, Cairo at Nile Plaza, lobby lizards prowl the glittering public spaces with primeval focus. The mission of these liveried staffers (whose reptilian name refers not to the...